Transaction Tax Counsel

San Francisco, CA



  • Assist with negotiating and oversee tax aspects of new investments, which may include complex acquisition transactions; loan originations; joint ventures; royalty and structured finance transactions (e.g., preferred equity and convertible debt); infrastructure special situations transactions; acquisitions and dispositions of loans and bonds in the secondary market; purchases and sales nonperforming loans.
  • Assistance with tax considerations related to managing existing investments, including exiting investments, loan modifications, restructuring of the capital structure of portfolio companies and working with deal teams.
  • Review of transaction documentation for tax considerations.
  • Assist as necessary with deal-execution, including structure implementation, entity formation, and transaction documentation.
  • Monitor outside counsel relationships and work with outside counsel in connection with the foregoing.
  • Monitor changes to U.S. and non-U.S. tax reporting laws, rules and regulations applicable to existing and future funds and helping to assess the potential impact on the company’s transactions.




  • Licensed Attorney
  • Candidates should possess specific focus or understanding of M&A Tax from either: a minimum of 5-8 years U.S. tax experience at a law firm or a minimum of 7-9 years U.S. tax experience at a nationally recognized accounting firm.
  • Candidates should have broad familiarity with complex financial transactions, tax structures, and cross-border transactions.
  • Significant experience leading and managing teams and large-scale projects.
  • Eager to learn new concepts and demonstrate ability to master complex tax concepts
  • Candidate must be self-motivated and willing to work in a team environment across multiple offices, managing service providers in various locations
  • Able to exercise good judgment in decision making and managing tax risks



Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of the application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 6/6/2019
Salary $350,000 - $375,000

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